August 6: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible?


To Dishonor Jesus #1: Give the proper tithe and think that satisfies the call to being a faithful follower of Jesus. Luke 11:42

To Dishonor Jesus #2: Entitlement to power, privilege and status—and the recognition that comes with those things. Luke 11:43

To Dishonor Jesus #3: That you do so little with you faith you might as well be dead. Luke 11:44

To Dishonor Jesus #4: Oppress the weak while basking in your own position over them. Luke 11:46

To Dishonor Jesus #5: Enable or cover up lies and injustice under the cloak of religion. For that, you will be held responsible. Luke 11:47-51

To Dishonor Jesus #6: Keep to yourself the knowledge, power and influence that have been given freely to you by God. Luke 11:52

Much love.

About Andrew Marin

Andrew Marin is President and Founder of The Marin Foundation ( He is the award winning author of two books and a DVD curriculum, and his new book Us Versus Us: The Untold Story of Religion & the LGBT Community, will release June 2016. Since 2010 Andrew has been asked by the United Nations to advise their various agencies on issues of bridging opposing worldviews, civic engagement, and Christian involvement in reconciliation. He is currently based St. Andrews, Scotland where he is researching and teaching at the University of St. Andrews, earning his PhD in Divinity. His research focuses on the theology and praxis of social reconciliation between victims and their perpetrators. Andrew is married to Brenda, and you can find him elsewhere on Twitter (@Andrew_Marin), Facebook (AndrewMarin01), and Instagram (@andrewmarin1).